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Table 1 Indicators used in the advantaged family network classification

From: Do characteristics of family members influence older persons’ transition to long-term healthcare services?

   Adult child(ren) characteristics
Indicators Advantaged partner Near and advantaged Near, non-advantaged Far and advantaged Far, non-advantaged
Degree-level education    
Above median income     
Do not use LTC     
Living < 10 km from focal person     
Living ≥10 km from focal person    
  1. Note: All indicators marked by a tick must be fulfilled to meet the criteria. Non-advantaged partners are co-resident partners who do not fulfil all four criteria marked under ‘Advantaged partner’